Nevo syndrome: Introduction
Nevo syndrome: A genetic disorder characterized by excessive fetal growth, loose joints, kyphosis and impaired speech and motor development.
More detailed information about the symptoms,
causes, and treatments of Nevo syndrome is available below.
Symptoms of Nevo syndrome
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symptoms of Nevo syndrome
Home Diagnostic Testing
Home medical testing related to Nevo syndrome:
- Child Behavior: Home Testing
- Child General Health: Home Testing
Wrongly Diagnosed with Nevo syndrome?
Causes of Nevo syndrome
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Disease Topics Related To Nevo syndrome
Research the causes of these diseases that are similar to, or related to, Nevo syndrome:
Nevo syndrome: Undiagnosed Conditions
Commonly undiagnosed diseases in related medical categories:
Misdiagnosis and Nevo syndrome
Mild worm infections undiagnosed in children: Human worm infestations, esp. threadworm, can be overlooked in some cases,
because it may cause only mild or even absent symptoms.
Although...read more »
Mesenteric adenitis misdiagnosed as appendicitis in children: Because appendicitis is one of the
more feared conditions for a child with abdominal pain, it can be over-diagnosed
(it can, of course, also fail to be diagnosed with fatal...read more »
Blood pressure cuffs misdiagnose hypertension in children: One known misdiagnosis issue
with hyperension, arises in relation to the simple equipment used to test blood pressure.
The "cuff"...read more »
Children with migraine often misdiagnosed: A migraine often fails to be
correctly diagnosed in pediatric patients.
These patients are not the typical migraine sufferers, but migraines can also occur in children.
See ...read more »
Psoriatic arthritis often undiagnosed cause of joint conditions: Patients with the skin condition psoriasis
can also have the related arthritis subtype called "psoriatic arthritis".
This arthritic condition tends to be...read more »
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Nevo syndrome: Research Doctors & Specialists
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- Muscle and Orthopedic Specialists:
- Bone, Joint and Orthopedic Specialists:
- Spinal Specialists:
- Child Health Specialists (Pediatrics):
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Hospitals & Clinics: Nevo syndrome
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Definitions of Nevo syndrome:
Nevo syndrome is listed as a "rare disease" by the Office of
Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health
(NIH). This means that Nevo syndrome, or a subtype of Nevo syndrome,
affects less than 200,000 people in the US population.
Source - National Institutes of Health (NIH)
Ophanet, a consortium of European partners,
currently defines a condition rare when it affects 1 person per 2,000.
They list Nevo syndrome as a "rare disease".
Source - Orphanet
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